Matt Gilmore won the St Georges Open and earned the first ticket to the Champion of Champions. He beat reigning holder Scott Simpson after fighting back from 11-1 and 15-9 down to run out. In the Semi Finals he edged out Callum Wraight 19 while Scott was beating his Willenhall Nordley team mate Dan Bodley 13. Matt had beaten Larry Wells 14, Craig Barker 20, after Craig had thrashed Graeme Wilson 4, and then Danny Ferris 16 in the Quarter Finals. Scott had earlier beaten another team mate in Ant Bracken 19 in the Quarters, and had previously got past Darren Plenderleith 12 and Mark Taylor of Castlefields 10. Callum was the furthest runner after receiving a bye thanks to Paul Lamb pulling out because of a bad back, then beating team mate Paul Williams 15 and Dan Petcher 17. Sam Millward and Mike Beer both won one game, against James Grimston and Dan Taylor respectively.
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